Our Team

Indigo Ninjas is the very first team in Japan. Students are from all over Tokyo and around the area and are passionate in building robots and team management. Indigo Ninjas is not only for students with engineering skills but also for those who have enthusiasm in learning new technology.

Team Concept

Vision

  • ・Inspire students’ interest in science and technology
  • ・Improve students’ technology and engineering skills
  • ・Build up students with skills that will serve the community in future

Mission

  • ・Participate in Championship
  • ・found a lasting team over many years
  • ・Spread about FRC in Japan, encourage many teams to join
  • ・Hold a regional event in Japan in the near future

Team Structure

Our team has a job separation. Because the advantage can be made use.

Building team

  • ・Hardware: building the body
  • ・Software: Programing

Management team

  • ・Sponsorship: Company partnership
  • ・Public relations: Website, media
  • ・Interpreter: Contact with a foreigner,Understand the rules
  • ・Accountant: Money management

About FIRST
FOR INSPIRATION AND RECOGNITION OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

What is FIRST®?

FIRST® (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) is a multinational non-profit organization founded by Dean Kamen, the inventor of the Segway Human Transporter, in 1989. Its goal is to inspire young people's interest and participation in science and technology.

Mission

Our mission is to inspire young people to be science and technology leaders, by engaging them in exciting mentor-based programs that build science, engineering and technology skills, that inspire innovation, and that foster well-rounded life capabilities including self-confidence, communication, and leadership. --- usfirst.org

FIRST provides 4 programs to students aged 6-18.

  • ・FRC (FIRST Robotics Competition) for aged 14-18 (Grade 9 to 12)
  • ・FTC (FIRST Tech Challenge) for aged 12-18 (Grade 7 to 12)
  • ・FLL (FIRST LEGO League) for aged 9-12 (Grade 4-8)
  • ・Jr. FLL (Junior FIRST LEGO League) for aged 6-9 (Grade K-3)

More than 400,000 students and 90,000 mentors are expected to participate in FIRST programs in 2014-2015 season in total. Also, FIRST is supported by over 3500 sponsors, including PTC, FedEx, National Instruments, NASA and so on.

What is FRC®?

FRC® (FIRST Robotics Competition) is an international high-school robotics competition organized by FIRST, started in 1992. FRC challenges teams of young people and their mentors to solve a common problem in a six-week timeframe using a standard “kit of parts”. Every year, a different game is played.


Contact

Get in touch with us.



Contact info:
Email:info@indigoninjas.com

More about FIRST Robotics Competition:
FIRST:http://www.usfirst.org
FIRST Robotics Competition:
http://www.usfirst.org/roboticsprograms/frc

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